The missing divers including the French national were rescued by the fishermen.
The police informed that by the time they were rescued, the group have been carried away to the deep sea by a strong current.
The divers were brought to the beach and the media spokesman for the police confirmed that their health is in good condition.
One diver was discovered floating 18 miles away from the shore by the Nimsara Putha fishing boat.
A fisherman expressing his views to our news team had this to say,
The four divers from a private diving institute rented a boat and departed from the Mount Lavinia coastline yesterday afternoon.
As the divers did not return on time, an inquiry was made from the boat driver.
He has informed that the divers did not return and a search was launched by the Navy yesterday evening.